Fairbury IL First United Methodist Church
For November 14
Please keep the following people in your prayers:
Jessica Rathbun, Brent Edelman, Greg Graf, Jordan Broquard, Jamison Davis, Jan Metz, Colton Herr, Jerry Kaisner, Mari Lynn Hoselton, Mary Lynne Bailey, Robert Freeman
Scripture reading this Sunday are Genesis 1:1-5, 20-27 and Matthew 6:25-33.
AWAKEN worship tonight in the fellowship hall! We will be having some early thanksgiving thoughts!
Reminder: Gratitude bags are in the overflow room for those wishing to give a little surprise to our church family. Also, Reverse Advent Bags are available for you to collect items for the food pantry. These items will be blessed on Christmas Eve.
Mark your calendars now for upcoming events that you won’t want to miss:
Nov. 25 – Hanging of the Greens during the Sunday School hour. Lunch and a movie (Scrooge) to follow. If you can’t decorate, please join us for lunch!
Dec. 1 – Annual Pancake/Sausage Breakfast and Craft/Bake Sale from 7:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lots of goodies!
Dec. 1 – Annual Service of Remembrance at Duffy-Pils Memorial Home beginning at 1:15 p.m.
Dec. 8 – Movie Night in the sanctuary, showing “The Star”, at 6:30 p.m. This movie is animated and appropriate for ALL ages.
Dec. 24 – We will have our Christmas Eve services at 6:30 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. with communion being served at both.
It’s very exciting to see our church filled with activity and the love of Jesus!
Upcoming Lay Servants:
Nov. 18 – Liturgist, Roger Beasley; Greeters, Wayne and Sharon Kurth; Children’s Message, Sarah Morris; Coffee Hour Hosts, UMW Board, Sheryle Atkins and Kathy Cook
Nov. 25 – Liturgist, Keith Dunahee; Altar Flowers, Katie Metz; Children’s Message, Pastor Ann; Coffee Hour Hosts, Susanna Circle, Linda Grandon and Sharon Kurth